Category Archives: Catholic Writing and Publishing

These Just In: Interesting New Books

These are books that passed the first chapter test. Some are enticing me in spite of myself. Naturally that means that although I haven’t read them yet I wanted to give you a heads up in case they entice you … Continue reading

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Monday’s Writing Tips – Act Two, the Journey

Act Two- is the mainstay of your novel. It is the ongoing, recurrent obstacles which your character faces on the journey to their destination or goal. In Act One we met the character. We watched as they either willingly or kicking and … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: November 23, 2014

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment.  Ezekiel 34:11-12, 15-17 “For the Lord Yahweh says this: Look, I myself shall take care of my flock and look … Continue reading

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Your Faith Has Made You Well, by Barbara Hosbach

Thank you Barbara Hosbach for writing, exclusively for me, “Your Faith Has Made You Well.” I’m amazed at how you know me so thoroughly, and I realize that you must have spent hours or even days meditating on each of … Continue reading

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Are You Linked In??

The social media learning curve is steep! I’m realizing that most people are making less-than-stellar use of it, because each SM channel could be a one-semester course in itself! Here are a few cut-your-time tips for making better use of … Continue reading

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You Saint, You!

You Saint, You           In November our Church calls us to remember the remarkable of the Church both recognized (All Saints) and those unrecognized (All Souls). We set up memorial tables, reverence the book of the … Continue reading

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Monday’s Writing Tips – The Plot!

Have you ever noticed that nature loves the number three? There are three dimensions of space: height, width, and depth. There are three main types of matter: gaseous, liquid, and solid. There are three main types of massive objects: planets, … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: November 16, 2014

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment.  Titus 3:1-7 Remind them to be obedient to the officials in authority; to be ready to do good at every … Continue reading

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What I’ve Been Reading: The Mostly 5-Star Stuff

Some quick looks at books I’ve enjoyed lately which you may not hear talked about much. The Time Traveller’s Guide to Medieval England: A Handbook for Visitors to the Fourteenth Century by Ian Mortimer My rating: 5 of 5 stars … Continue reading

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Poetry Sunday – Katie O’Neil assistant ED.

November is a rich month in our Church Calendar.  The Church prepares us for the long stint of dark by reminding us of our lights.  We take in our “communion” with them  like it was food for our long dark … Continue reading

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